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Recap: Hollywood Hack Day 2013

The third annual Hollywood Hack Day was hosted this year at the glamorous United Talent Agency. This year's presentations took place in UTA's private screening room, which had the largest projector and nicest sound system we've ever used. Checkout this year's projects that used Rdio:

  • VS – Rap FighterWebsite
    Online rap battle, watch the battle live and text to vote the winner. Winner, best use of the Rdio API.

  • RhymeLine.netWebsite
    An online tool for writing lyrics, it contains several features to help the writer. Uses the RhymeBrain API to help you rhyme and uses Rdio for Hip-Hop beats.

  • Artistsear.chWebsite
    Automatically generate beautiful artist websites. Includes an artist biography, upcoming shows, and tracks from Rdio

  • Visual GrooveWebsite
    Displays related artist images during while playing tracks from Rdio. The images match the mood of the track and shuffle based on the track's tempo.

  • Quick Post for RdioWebsite
    Bookmarklet to quickly post album artwork to Tumblr

  • Rdio SmartTV app
    A Smart TV application that lets you stream your Heavy Rotation from Rdio. As a bonus, the same application works on your tablet's web browser.

  • Fan Club
    Find local concerts near you and listen to the artists before deciding to buy tickets. Connect with people based on their Klout score

  • Jamstagram
    Turn your favorite Instagram photos into mixtapes to share with your friends.

  • GeoListen
    Create geo-tagged Rdio playlists. Automatically start playing your workout playlist when you get the gym.

Checkout the full list of projects on HackerLeague and photos from the event.

∞  July 19, 2013 — 8:00AM